There are 2 translations of ship in Spanish:

ship1

Pronunciation: /ʃɪp/

n

  • barco (m), buque (m), embarcación (f) [formal] a sailing ship un velero a passenger ship un barco or un buque de pasajeros a container ship un buque portacontenedores on board ship a bordo to abandon ship abandonar el barco a ship of the line [archaic/arcaico] un buque de guerra the ship's company la tripulación the ship's doctor el médico de a bordo like ships that pass in the night como extraños to run a tight ship ser* muy eficiente when my ship comes in o home cuando me toque la lotería (before n) ship canal canal (m) navegable

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llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …
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The people who lived between the rivers Amazon and Plate, and their language were the guaraní. The Guarani language is an official language in Paraguay. It is also spoken in parts of Argentina, Bolivia, and Brazil. The Jesuit missionaries in Paraguay wrote Guarani dictionaries and grammars, hymns and catechisms. Guarani acquired a symbolic status in Paraguay during the Chaco War with Bolivia, 1932-35. Today many Paraguayans with hardly any indigenous blood speak Guarani better than Spanish.

There are 2 translations of ship in Spanish:

ship2

(-pp-)

vt

  • 1 1.1 (send by sea) enviar* or mandar por barco I'm having my trunk shipped out voy a mandar el baúl por barco 1.2 (send) enviar*, despachar we ship goods anywhere in the country enviamos or despachamos mercancías a cualquier parte del país
  • 2 (take on board) [passengers/goods] embarcar* to ship oars (in rowing) subir or levantar los remos to ship water hacer* agua

vi

  • (serve aboard a ship) trabajar como tripulante I shipped aboard as second mate in Singapore me embarqué como segundo oficial en Singapur

Phrasal verbs

ship off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 [goods/freight] despachar, expedir* 1.2 (send away) [son/daughter] despachar [familiar/colloquial]

ship out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o enviar* or mandar por barco 1.1v + adv embarcar(se)* he shipped out to Hawaii (se) embarcó para Hawai

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Word of the day hache
f
llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …
Cultural fact of the day

The people who lived between the rivers Amazon and Plate, and their language were the guaraní. The Guarani language is an official language in Paraguay. It is also spoken in parts of Argentina, Bolivia, and Brazil. The Jesuit missionaries in Paraguay wrote Guarani dictionaries and grammars, hymns and catechisms. Guarani acquired a symbolic status in Paraguay during the Chaco War with Bolivia, 1932-35. Today many Paraguayans with hardly any indigenous blood speak Guarani better than Spanish.